Erhan Aslan

Online Course Facilitator

  • Title Online Course Facilitator
  • Education PhD, Pennsylvania State University
    MS, Boston University
    MS, University of Tulsa
    BS, Middle East Technical University

Dr. Erhan Aslan is a Learning Simulator Specialist and Program Facilitator at IHRDC. Dr. Aslan began his career in Abu Dhabi as a reservoir engineer at Kelkar and Associates and was involved in multiple projects on reservoir development and characterization for fields in the Middle East and Russia. In 2006, he relocated to Tulsa, Oklahoma for his M.S. in Upscaling of Tight Gas Reservoirs within the Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering department at the University of Tulsa. He then attended Pennsylvania State University, graduating in August 2013 with a Ph.D. in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering. His thesis was entitled Development of an Advanced Coalbed Methane (CBM) Numerical Reservoir Simulator. He recently received his Master’s of Science degree in Computer Science with a concentration of Machine Learning and Data Science.

Currently, he is working on the development of Interactive Learning Simulators at IHRDC. His areas of interest include machine learning, recommendation systems, reservoir characterization, development of numerical reservoir simulators, unconventional gas reservoirs, and static and dynamic reservoir simulation modeling.

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